ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award

The ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing (EWL/TC) is a biennial award open to any woman who has engaged in HPC and technical computing research, education, and/or practice for 5-15 years since receiving her highest degree. This international award creates a new career milestone achievement, and consists of a $2,000 honorarium, travel support to the SC conference, and a recognition plaque. It also establishes a cohort of role models for students and professional who are just getting started in our field. 

The award is presented every two years, with the first presentation in November during SC17.

Nominations closed on 

June 30

. Winners will be announced in July.


Travel Grants for Students to Attend the Annual SC Conference Open

SIGHPC offers travel grants to help undergraduate and graduate students attend the annual SC conference. Submissions close September 3. Read more about how to apply here
In addition to funding travel expenses, awardees will receive complimentary conference registration and will be assigned a mentor. 

Moreover, 
SIGHPC has teamed with ACM's Women in Computing division to help undergraduate and graduate women students attend the conferenceSubmissions close August 15.  Read more about how to apply here.

Events and Opportunities for SIGHPC Members 

Upcoming deadlines:
SIGHPC is a proud co-sponsor of:
  • PASC17Platform for Advanced Scientific Computing (Lugano, Switzerland, 26-28 June 2017)
  • SC17:  International Conference on High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (Denver, Colorado, 12-17 November 2017)
  • PPoPP 2018: Annual Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming (Vienna, Austria, 24 – 28 February 2018) 
Check out these upcoming conferences, being held in cooperation with SIGHPC:
  • Cluster 2017IEEE Cluster Conference (Honolulu, Hawaii, 5 - 8 September 2017)
  • EuroMPI/USA 2017EuroMPI/USA Conference (Chicago, Illinois, 25 - 28 September 2017)
  • HPC Asia 2018: International Conference on High Performance Computing in Asia-Pacific Region (Tokyo, Japan, 29-31 January 2018)
  • IPDPS 2018: IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 21 May - 25 May 2018)
Check out these upcoming SC17 workshops, being held in cooperation with SIGHPC:
  • Correctness 2017: First International Workshop on Software Correctness for HPC Applications (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • ESPM2 2017: Third International Workshop on Extreme Scale Programming Models and Middleware (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • HUST2017: HPC User Support Tools (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • ISAV 2017: In Situ Infrastructures for Enabling Extreme-Scale Analysis and Visualization (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • MCHPC2017: Workshop on Memory Centric Programming for HPC (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • PyHPC 2017: 7th Workshop on Python for High-Performance and Scientific Computing (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • SE-CoDeSE 2017: International Workshop on Software Engineering for High Performance Computing in Computational and Data-enabled Science & Engineering (Denver, Colorado, 12 November 2017)
  • E2SC 2017: Energy Efficient Supercomputing (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • HPCSYSPROS2017: HPC Systems Professionals Workshop (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • IA^3 2017: Seventh Workshop on Irregular Applications: Architectures and Algorithms (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • LLVM-HPC2017: Fourth Workshop on the LLVM Compiler Infrastructure in HPC (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • MLHPC'17: Machine Learning in HPC Environments (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • PAW17: Second Annual PGAS Applications Workshop (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • PDSW­-DISCS 2017: Second Joint International Workshop on Parallel Data Storage & Data Intensive Scalable Computing Systems (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • PMES 2017: Second International Workshop on Post Moore’s Era Supercomputing (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • ScalA17: 8th Workshop on Latest Advances in Scalable Algorithms for Large-Scale Systems (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)
  • WORKS 2017: 12th Workshop on Workflows in Support of Large-Scale Science (Denver, Colorado, 13 November 2017)

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